Research Process

Application and Admission

  • Contact Associate Dean (Postgraduate and Research)
  • Contact Supervisors
  • Complete and submit Admission Form with appropriate documentation via Associate Dean (Postgraduate and Research)
  • Application considered by UDiv Research Committee
  • UDiv sends student Letter of Offer/Enrolment Summary (if approved)

Confirmation of Candidature



  • Three months prior to thesis submission, submit the following form:
  • Submit:
  • Examination period
    • Thesis sent to examiners, who report within three months
    • Candidate responds to examiners’ recommendations (if required)
    • UDiv Research Committee informs candidate and supervisors in writing of examination outcome

Thesis Lodgement

  • Candidate provides the following:

Conferral of Degree

For more information see our Graduation page
All forms are available from the University of Divinity website
All forms must be submitted via the 
Associate Dean (Postgraduate and Research)

Further Information


Very Rev. Dr Kevin Lenehan, Master